19 October 2020

Child Marriage Bill Webinar | 9th November 2020.

As part of the Family Team #WineAndWebinar series, we are hosting a charity webinar, 'Child Marriage Bill'. 

Date: Monday 9th November.
Time: 5:30pm.

Natasha Rattu, Executive Director of Karma Nirvana, together with Payzee Mahmod, Campaigner against Child Marriage, will discuss the Bill soon to have a second reading before the House of Commons: seeking to change the law that currently allows 16 – 17 year olds to marry with parental consent in England and Wales.

This webinar will include:

  • Overview of the end child marriage campaign – how it started, where it is now and how people are supporting it.
  • The proposals – the current gaps in the law and how the bill proposes to change this.
  • Case examples
  • Crucially, Payzee Mahmod’s personal testimony about the impact of child marriage.
  • Time allowing, some audience discussion. 

This webinar is a charity event and we are asking that attendees make a donation to the charity Karma Nirvana.

Speakers: Natasha Rattu, Executive Director of Karma Nirvana & Payzee Mahmod, Campaigner against Child Marriage.

For more information, please email: Hannah.Townsend@parklaneplowden.co.uk.